There are 5 ways to get from New York to Yonkers by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to Yonkers Hudson / ...

$6 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 29 St to S Broadway/Prospect Av BxM3

$2 - $7

3 alternative options

Line 1 subway, line 2 bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Christopher St - Sheridan Sq to Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St 1
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Broadway @ W 242Nd St to S Broadway @ Cacace Justice Center 2 / ...

$5 - $11

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Yonkers 16.8 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from New York to Yonkers 16.8 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Yonkers is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Yonkers is to taxi which costs $90 - $110 and takes 21 min.

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The distance between New York and Yonkers is 15 miles. The road distance is 16.8 miles.

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The train from Grand Central to Yonkers takes 33 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/E 29 St and arriving at S Broadway/Prospect Av. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Grand Central and arriving at Yonkers. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Yonkers, NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from New York to Yonkers every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $16 and the journey takes 33 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from New York to Yonkers hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$6 - $11
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Grand Central Terminal to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $27
Economy
$21 - $29
Economy Plus
$35 - $55
Business
$29 - $40
Business Plus/Sleeper
$55 - $75
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 29 St to S Broadway/Prospect Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Broadway @ W 242Nd St to S Broadway @ Cacace Justice Center
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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